Events

Parent Org Meeting

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

Spring Term Final Presentations

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

Final Presentations will be on Tuesday, June 13th, at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome to come and see the amazing work students have been working on throughout the term. Parking Randolph Parking Garage 20 E. Randolph —just one block north of GCE (east of the Randolph and State intersection):GCE has discounted parking available when a reservation is made online. Simply use this link…

Graduation of the Class of 2023

National Museum of Mexican Art 1852 W. 19th Street, Chicago, IL, United States

Please join us to celebrate the commencement ofThe Class of 2023 on Wednesday, June 14th, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.at the National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 W 19th Street Chicago, IL 60608 Light refreshments will follow the ceremony.

American History and Literature Through Baseball

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

Summer Session 1 American History and Literature Through Baseball. Mon-Fri, 9:00-12:00 ($350) Poet Walt Whitman compared the game of Baseball to the US Constitution and determined it to be "just…

Financial Literacy with Rapunzl

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

Financial Literacy with Rapunzl. Mon-Fri, 10:00-4:00 (FREE: paid for by sponsors) In this free financial literacy program, operated by GCE partners Dreams for Kids and Rapunzl, students will learn about…

Animation: Introduction to Character Design

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

Animation: Introduction to Character Design. Mon-Fri, 11:00-3:00 ($200) A picture is worth a thousand words; a character can live a thousand lives. What fundamentals enable an artist to bring a…

ReDesigning the Future

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

Summer Session 1 ReDesigning the Future. Mon-Fri, 12:30-3:30 ($350) We will use design thinking to imagine solutions to grand climate challenges. How do we design cities for efficiency and sustainability?…

Investing in a Sustainable, Thriving Blue Planet

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

What does it look like to invest in the planet and our precious water resources? From ESG and corporate responsibility to local grassroots efforts, we'll examine the many ways companies,…

Financial Literacy with Rapunzl

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

Financial Literacy with Rapunzl. Mon-Fri, 9:00-3:00 (FREE: paid for by sponsors) In this free financial literacy program, operated by GCE partners Dreams for Kids and Rapunzl, students will learn about…

Animation: From Story to Storyboarding

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

Summer Session 2 Animation: From Story to Storyboarding. Mon-Fri, 11:00-3:00 ($200) Every film and animation requires a good story. This class introduces the skills of screenwriting and storyboarding. Film techniques…

Animation: Intro to The Twelve Principles

GCE Lab School 9 West Washington St., Fourth Floor, Chicago, IL, United States

Summer Session 3 Animation: Intro to The Twelve Principles. Mon-Fri, 11:00-3:00 ($200) Have you ever wondered how to give life, or at least the illusion of it. We will learn…